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September 5, 2019

Energy Efficient Home: Test Out What’s Using the Most Energy

Have you ever thought about breaking down your energy use by appliance? Doing so could reveal some startling information. And, if you act on that information, you could find ways to add money in your pocket by saving on energy consumption. It’s probably no surprise that your HVAC energy usage will be the top on the list. On average, the HVAC uses nearly half of all energy consumed in the typical American household. The other top energy users include: Water […]
September 3, 2019

How Can You Fight Mold During Mold Awareness Month

September is Mold Awareness Month, but in our damp, warm state, you should be aware of the possibility of mold taking hold in your home any month of the year. Mold is an insidious home invader, wreaking havoc on drywall, textiles, carpet and wood. Further, it can aggravate allergies and other respiratory problems. Fortunately, your HVAC system is designed to help you reduce the dampness that can lead to mold and other problems. How the HVAC Helps Prevent Mold Your […]
August 29, 2019

Did You Know HVAC Can Help You Limit the Effects on Hardwood Floors? Here’s How

Hardwood flooring is aesthetically pleasing and adds value to your house. But did you know that approximately 90 percent of the wood floors that end up ruined are as a result of indoor air problems? Your wood flooring loses or absorbs moisture as the conditions inside your home change. Fortunately, you can use your HVAC system to minimize the indoor climate effects on hardwood floors. Read on to learn more. How Your Home’s Air Affects Hardwood Floors Warm air holds […]
August 27, 2019

Disposable vs. Permanent Air Filters: The Pros and Cons of Each

The air filter in your HVAC system is an important part of keeping the air in your home healthy and clean. Choosing the right air filters can help you maintain good indoor air quality throughout the heating and cooling seasons. Should you go with disposable filters or permanent ones? Find out more about the pros and cons of each. Disposable Filters Disposable filters are ones that you need to replace from time to time. These filters are less expensive, but […]